We found 26 providers matching open surgery and who accept Blue Shield of California near Fountain Valley, CA.

Dr. Trong B Nguyen, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
18111 Brookhurst Street; Suite 5800
Fountain Valley, CA
 

Dr. Trong Nguyen is a specialist in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He works in Fountain Valley, CA. Clinical interests for Dr. Nguyen include hip replacement, knee replacement, and arthroscopic surgery. He takes Aetna EPO, Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. Dr. Nguyen's education and training includes medical school at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD), School of Medicine and residency at Montefiore Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Nguyen (or staff) speaks Spanish and Vietnamese. Dr. Nguyen is professionally affiliated with Greater Newport Physicians (GNP) and Long Beach Memorial Medical Center. He is accepting new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , open reduction and internal fixation for wrist fracture

All Interests: Sports Health, Knee Pain, Fractures, Arthroscopic Surgery, Knee Surgery, Sports Injuries, Hip ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 12
  • Charge (avg.): $2,439
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $1,239
Dr. Daniel Miguel Bethencourt, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
18111 Brookhurst Street; Suite 6300
Fountain Valley, CA
 

Dr. Daniel Bethencourt's specialty is thoracic surgery. Dr. Bethencourt is conversant in Spanish. Clinical interests for Dr. Bethencourt include heart bypass surgery (CABG) and robotic surgery. He is affiliated with Long Beach Memorial Medical Center and MemorialCare Medical Group. Dr. Bethencourt attended Yale School of Medicine and the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at Memorial Hermann and a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received distinctions including Southern California Super Doctors and Southern California Super Doctors 2008.

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Relevant Interests: , heart bypass surgery (CABG)

All Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Heart Valve Repair, Mini-Maze Procedure, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Heart ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 51
  • Charge (avg.): $1,047 - $4,052
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $505 - $1,728
Dr. Alice Marie Police, MD
Specializes in Surgery, Other
1640 Newport Boulevard; #200
Costa Mesa, CA
 

Dr. Alice Police is a physician who specializes in surgery. Dr. Police attended Loma Linda University School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center, Loma Linda University Medical Center, and a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Irvine for residency. Patient ratings for Dr. Police average 4.0 stars out of 5. She takes Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Police's distinctions include: Southern California Super Doctors; 33rd annual Spirit of Volunteerism - Volunteer Center of Orange County, for service to Access OC; and Nizar N. Oweida Scholarship for Young Rural Surgeon of the Year - American College of Surgeons. She is professionally affiliated with UC Irvine Medical Center.

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Clinical Interests: Cancer Screening, Breast Imaging, Breast Cancer Surgery, Breast Cancer

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 16
  • Charge (avg.): $1,633
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $238
Dr. Mark Elwood Linskey, MD
Specializes in Neurosurgery
101 The City Dr. So. Building 3 Rt 81; Room 313
Orange, CA
 

Dr. Mark Linskey is an Orange, CA physician who specializes in neurosurgery. He is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Linskey's hospital/clinic affiliations include UC Irvine Medical Center and St. Joseph Hospital - Orange, CA. He attended Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and then went on to complete his residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC). Dr. Linskey accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Shield, and more. He has received professional recognition including the following: Physicians of Excellence, Orange County Medical Association; Nomination, 3rd Thomas Cesario Clinician of the Year Award; and Nomination, 3rd Stanley van den Noort and Elliot Frohman Mentoring Award.

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Relevant Interests: , microscopic skull base surgery

All Interests: Hemifacial Spasm, Brain Aneurysm, Microscopic Skull Base Surgery, Gamma Knife Radiosurgery, Skull ... (Read more)

Dr. Quang T Vo, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
11190 Warner Avenue; #303
Fountain Valley, CA
 

Dr. Quang Vo is a medical specialist in cardiac surgery, vascular surgery, and thoracic surgery. Dr. Vo (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Spanish and Vietnamese. He is especially interested in maze procedure, heart bypass surgery (CABG), and robotic surgery. He is professionally affiliated with Long Beach Memorial Medical Center and Placentia-Linda Hospital. He attended the University of Arizona College of Medicine and the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and New York Hospital Queens for residency. Dr. Vo accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal, as well as other insurance carriers. Awards and/or distinctions he has received include Southern California Rising Stars and Southern California Super Doctors.

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Relevant Interests: , heart bypass surgery (CABG)

All Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Mitral Valve Repair, Maze Procedure, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Robotic ... (Read more)

Dr. Richard N Gates, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
1310 West Stewart Drive 503
Orange, CA
 

Dr. Richard Gates practices thoracic surgery. Dr. Gates is especially interested in thoracic (chest) problems and surgical procedures. His hospital/clinic affiliations include St. Joseph Heritage Medical Group and St. Joseph Hospital - Orange, CA. He accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal, as well as other insurance carriers. He welcomes new patients. He attended medical school at Yale School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Gates completed residency programs at New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, and a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Dr. Gates has received the following distinctions: OCMA Physicians of Excellence; Southern California Super Doctors; and Southern California Super Doctors 2008. He speaks Spanish.

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Clinical Interests: Thoracic Problems, Surgical Procedures

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 16
  • Charge (avg.): $9,394
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $1,849
Dr. Scott P Fischer, MD
Specializes in Orthopedics/Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
280 S Main Street; Suite 200
Orange, CA
 

Dr. Scott Fischer is a physician who specializes in orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and sports medicine. He has a 4.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Areas of expertise for Dr. Fischer include shoulder surgery, arthroscopic surgery, and knee surgery. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, HealthSmart, and Coventry. After completing medical school at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Dr. Fischer performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Wisconsin. He has received the distinction of Southern California Super Doctors. His professional affiliations include St. Joseph Hospital Affiliated Physicians (SJHAP) and St. Joseph Hospital - Orange, CA.

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Clinical Interests: Shoulder Problems, Shoulder Surgery, Arthroscopic Surgery, Knee Surgery, Replacement Arthroplasty

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 44
  • Charge (avg.): $2,110 - $2,527
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $469 - $684
Dr. Jeffrey Clay Milliken, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
333 City Boulevard W; Suite 1600
Orange, CA
 

Dr. Jeffrey Milliken works as a thoracic surgeon. He is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Milliken's education and training includes medical school at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine and the University of Michigan Medical School and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). He has received distinctions including Physicians of Excellence, Orange County Medical Association, Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society; Best Doctors in America - Cardiothoracic Surgery; and Southern California Super Doctors. He is affiliated with UC Irvine Medical Center.

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Clinical Interests: Tracheal Reconstruction, Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 11
  • Charge (avg.): $8,047
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $1,703
Dr. Sevak Hovhannes Darbinian, MD
Specializes in Thoracic Surgery
1310 W. Stewart Drive 503
Orange, CA
 

Dr. Sevak Darbinian practices thoracic surgery. Dr. Darbinian (or staff) speaks the following languages: Armenian and Russian. Dr. Darbinian's clinical interests encompass heart bypass surgery (CABG). He is affiliated with St. Joseph Heritage Medical Group, MemorialCare Health System, and St. Joseph Hospital Affiliated Physicians (SJHAP). Dr. Darbinian attended Saint Petersburg I.P. Pavlov Medical University and Yerevan State Medical University and then went on to complete his residency at Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center. He honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , heart bypass surgery (CABG)

All Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 34
  • Charge (avg.): $8,980
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $1,730
Dr. Reginald G M Abraham, MD
Specializes in Cardiac Surgery, General Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Other, Thoracic Surgery
11100 Warner Avenue; Suite 258
Fountain Valley, CA
 

Dr. Reginald Abraham is a cardiac surgery, general surgery, and vascular surgery specialist in Fountain Valley, CA. His average rating from his patients is 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Abraham's areas of expertise include the following: wedge resection, video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), and bloodless medicine/transfusion-free surgery. He accepts Aetna EPO, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of Yale School of Medicine and St. George's University School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Abraham trained at Sound Shore Medical Center and Montefiore Medical Center. Dr. Abraham (or staff) is conversant in French and Tamil. Dr. Abraham is affiliated with Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , heart bypass surgery (CABG)

All Interests: Heart Bypass Surgery, Wedge Resection, Esophageal Surgery, Bloodless Medicine/Transfusion-Free ... (Read more)

Dr. Byron J. J Allen, MD
Specializes in Adult Cardiology
101 The City Drive South
Orange, CA
 

Dr. Byron Allen's specialty is adult cardiology. Dr. Allen's education and training includes medical school at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), David Geffen School of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Irvine. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. He is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Shield, and more. Awards and/or distinctions he has received include Physicians of Excellence, Orange County Medical Association; Southern California Super Doctors; and Southern California Super Doctors 2008. He is affiliated with UC Irvine Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , heart transplant

All Interests: Heart Transplant, Cholesterol Problems, Heart Failure

Dr. Brian Avecilla Palafox, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Other, Thoracic Surgery
1310 West Stewart Drive 503
Orange, CA
 

Dr. Brian Palafox is a specialist in general surgery and thoracic surgery. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Palafox's hospital/clinic affiliations include St. Joseph Heritage Medical Group and St. Joseph Hospital - Orange, CA. He is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Palafox studied medicine at the University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Palafox trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Irvine. He has received the following distinction: Southern California Super Doctors.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 25
  • Charge (avg.): $9,394
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $1,893
Dr. Justin David Braverman, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Bariatric Surgery
3701 Birch Street; Suite 250
Newport Beach, CA
 

Dr. Justin Braverman's areas of specialization are general surgery and bariatric surgery; he sees patients in Whittier, CA and Newport Beach, CA. The average patient rating for Dr. Braverman is 4.5 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include the following: minimally invasive surgery and weight loss. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Shield, Health Net, and more. Before performing his residency at Mount Sinai Hospital, Chicago, Dr. Braverman attended Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School. His professional affiliations include Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center and PIH Health.

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Clinical Interests: Weight Loss, Minimally Invasive Surgery

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 30
  • Charge (avg.): $3,208 - $4,000
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $415 - $694

Specializes in General Surgery, Wound Care
510 Superior Avenue; #200-g
Newport Beach, CA
 

Dr. Michael Hurwitz, who practices in Newport Beach, CA, is a medical specialist in general surgery and wound care. Dr. Hurwitz is rated highly by his patients. AARP, Anthem, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Hurwitz accepts. He graduated from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport. He trained at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center for his residency. Dr. Hurwitz is professionally affiliated with Greater Newport Physicians (GNP). He is open to new patients.

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2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 14
  • Charge (avg.): $1,376
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $583
Dr. Sami B Hamamji, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Bariatric Surgery, Other
1140 W La Veta Avenue; #760
Orange, CA
 

Dr. Sami Hamamji works as a general surgeon and bariatric surgeon in Orange, CA and Tustin, CA. He graduated from Saint Joseph University of Beirut. His areas of expertise include gastric bypass surgery, post bariatric surgery, and laparoscopic weight loss surgery. Dr. Hamamji's average rating from his patients is 4.0 stars out of 5. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Viant, and CIGNA Plans. Dr. Hamamji (or staff) is conversant in Arabic and French. He is professionally affiliated with St. Joseph Heritage Medical Group, St. Joseph Hospital Affiliated Physicians (SJHAP), and St. Joseph Hospital - Orange, CA.

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Clinical Interests: Weight Loss Surgery, Laparoscopic Weight Loss Surgery, Post Bariatric Surgery, Gastric Bypass ... (Read more)

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 43
  • Charge (avg.): $1,320 - $1,800
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $574 - $743
Dr. John Gilbert West, MD
Specializes in General Surgery, Other
230 South Main Street; Suite 100
Orange, CA
 

Dr. John West specializes in general surgery and practices in Orange, CA. In his practice, he is particularly interested in breast surgery and breast issues. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. West is an in-network provider for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Viant, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. West attended the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Norwich State Hospital and a hospital affiliated with the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) for residency. He has received distinctions including Southern California Super Doctors 2008 and Southern California Super Doctors. He is professionally affiliated with St. Joseph Hospital - Orange, CA.

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Clinical Interests: Breast Surgery, Breast Issues

2013 Procedure Details

Source: Medicare Provider Utilization and Payment Data

  • Volume: 16
  • Charge (avg.): $974
  • Negotiated Rate (avg.): $312

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